Infrastructure Programme Director - Outside IR35

Posted 05 November 2023
Salary Up to £0.00 per annum
Job type Contract
Discipline Infrastructure and NetworksTechnology
Contact NameChris Brown

Job description

Our client a market leading global payments company are an seeking an experienced Senior infrastructure Programme Director to take the lead on a large Data Centre migration programme. We needs a hands-on individual who will drive the shaping and delivery of a number of workstreams. A strong influencer, you will have experience in data centre migration programmes, a good knowledge of the payments sector and strong stakeholder engagement leveraging third party relationships and building relationships at C-suite and board level.


  • Develop and execute a comprehensive migration strategy and roadmap aligned with the organization's goals and objectives.

  • Define and maintain project scope, objectives, and deliverables.

  • Develop detailed project plans, timelines, and resource allocation to ensure on-time, within-budget delivery.

  • Implement project management best practices to maintain project control, quality, and risk management.

  • Provide strategic direction and guidance to the project team, ensuring clear communication and alignment with key stakeholders

  • Engage with senior stakeholders, including executives, business units, and external partners to ensure alignment and support for the project.

  • Communicate project progress, risks, and issues effectively and regularly to stakeholders.

Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience as a Senior Infrastructure Programme Director or similar role in managing large-scale infrastructure projects.

  • Strong background in data centre migration, especially within the payments or financial services or on line transactons sector.

  • Experience in applications, SAAS and Tuning.

  • Excellent project management skills, including the use of relevant software and tools.

  • Strong leadership, communication, and negotiation abilities

  • Familiarity with industry standards, compliance regulations, and best practices in data centre operations.